Mindanao infra in campaign agenda
island should be high on the campaign agenda of candidates in the May 2007
“So much more is needed to interconnect
chair, said in an interview with business reporters.
Leyretana, who stressed he was airing a personal view, cited the need to build roads, bridges, ports and harbors around.
He said the infrastructure in
is supposed to get 30 percent of the budget for infrastructure, but
it is only getting 19 percent, he explained.
strategic location, rich natural resources, increasing population and a
“If we need to identify
requirements are physical infrastructure or more to spur development between
the rural and urban centers,” he said.